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  • n. The class of people whose livelihoods are dependent on talking.

Etymologies

Blend of schmooze and bourgeoisie. Coined by Boston College English professor Paul Lewis in 1992. (Wiktionary)

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  • n. The class of people who make their living by talking.

    January 8, 2009